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CLIA Waived Tests and CPT Codes

Revised 04/01/15. DOH 681-018 April 2015. Waived Tests and CPT Codes. (
Original List from HCFA March 1997). Test Name/Specific Test System.

Clinical Diagnostic Labs Policy – Medicare – UHCCommunityPlan.com

Mar 11, 2015 … 2016R7100A … Based on the CMS National Coverage Determination (NCD)
coding policy … inclusion of one of the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10CM diagnostic
codes ….. A1c refers to the major component of hemoglobin A1, usually …

HEDIS measures: diabetes care – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of …

Using codes as outlined on this document may also decrease … Codes to test
HbA1c … the NCQA link to obtain detailed information on 2015 -2016 technical …

2014 PQRS Individual Measure Specifications – American College …

Dec 13, 2013 … Those who report satisfactorily for the 2014 program year may avoid the 2016
payment adjustment. … a claim for covered services under the PFS for claims-
based reporting. … denominator codes for a measure are not associated with a
patient for an individual …. Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control.

2016 HEDIS®1 Measures – Healthcare … – Optima Health

2016 HEDIS®1 Measures. Healthcare … Codes to identify PSA-based Screening
….. HbA1c testing (most recent date and result from 2015). − HbA1c < 8.0 % = …
Members with a diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia who are covered by.

Core Set of Health Care Quality Measures for Adults … – Medicaid

Observation Identifiers Names and Codes (LOINC) Committee and available at
no …. Measure HPC-AD: Comprehensive Diabetes Care: Hemoglobin A1c Poor
Control …… coverage (i.e., an enrollee whose coverage lapses for 2 months [60.

Medical Necessity Guidelines: Continuous … – Tufts Health Plan

Dec 9, 2015 … Tufts Health Plan covers continuous glucose monitoring when used for up to …
The Member has been unable to achieve an A1c level of 7% or less for two
consecutive … The following CPT code is covered when medically necessary, …
Added Tufts Health Freedom Plan products, effective January 1, 2016.

Proposed Changes to Existing Measure for HEDIS®1 2015 … – NCQA

Use codes in the HbA1c Tests Value Set to identify the most recent HbA1c test
during the measurement year. The member is numerator compliant if the most …

2015 PQRS Measures Groups Specifications – The American …

Dec 22, 2014 … Note that denominator coding has been modified when ….. Measure #1 (NQF
0059): Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control — National Quality … November,
and December of 2015 for the flu season ending March 31, 2016.

Medical Policy On Bariatric Surgery – UnitedHealthcareOnline.com

Bariatric Surgery: Medical Policy (Effective 01/01/2016). 1 … requirements and
the plan benefit coverage prior to use of this Medical Policy. ….. Laparoscopic
sleeve gastrectomy should not be reported with CPT code 43659. …… alanine
aminotransferase, hemoglobin A1c, fasting insulin, triglycerides, and high density
.

Afrezza®, inhaled insulin – The Regence Group

Oct 21, 2014 … Next Review Date: May 2016. Effective Date: … The purpose of medical policy is
to provide a guide to coverage. Medical Policy is not … insulin (See Appendix 1)
is ineffective in reducing A1C to goal of 7% or less after 90 days …. Cross
References. Non-Preferred Injectable Insulins dru372. Codes. Number …

July 2015 – Colorado.gov

Jul 1, 2015 … Coming in 2016: Colorado Medicaid is Changing its Name! The Department ….
A1C > 6.5% OR. • Fasting glucose … Summary. The procedure codes for this
newly covered service are Healthcare Common Procedure Coding.

Preventive Care Schedule – GuideStone Financial Resources

Effective January 1, 2016 … Coverage is based on a calendar year. …. code.
Procedures not on the Highmark Preventive Care Schedulemust be submitted
with an eligible accompanying medical diagnosisin order … Hemoglobin (A1C).

Quest Diagnostics-Exclusion list – BlueCare Tennessee

Dec 10, 2015 … NOTE: Codes added during the Q1 2016 review are indicated by … Hemoglobin;
glycosylated (A1C) by device cleared by FDA for home use.

Sonora Quest Labs Starts Direct Access Testing Program

Sep 9, 2015 … Hemoglobin A1C. $16. 80061 … In June, CMS proposed to use only two G codes
to cover all drug-of-abuse (DOA) testing, one for presumptive … 1, 2016, the
coalition is recommending that the agency move forward with the …

guide for aviation medical examiners – Federal Aviation Administration

Aug 26, 2015 … 2016. GUIDE FOR AVIATION MEDICAL EXAMINERS. Welcome to … FAA Form
8500-8, Application for Airman Medical Certificate or Airman Medical and …..
United States knowingly and willfully falsifies, conceals, or covers up by any trick
… The medical standards are found in Title 14 of the Code of Federal.

HEDIS® 101 for Providers – BCBSGA

Use of correct diagnosis and procedure codes, timely submission of claims and
encounter data, ensure presence of ALL … Hemoglobin A1C*. • Blood Pressure …

AACE Comments on the 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule …

Sep 8, 2015 … Schedule and Other Revisions to Part B for CY 2016 … Proposed Rule: CMS has
included CPT™ code 76536, ultrasound … services and all Medicare covered
services that they provide directly …. afford the proper foods that are in his/her
meal plan, and will not exercise, then a metric like the A1c will not be.

Minute Clinic News room – CVS pharmacy

Our commitment to getting people on the path to better health continues to grab
headlines. From new affiliations to service spotlights and clinic grand openings, …

human product catalogue – HUMAN Diagnostics

Product Catalogue 2016 … 400 products from reagents to automated systems
covers almost all …. Look out for the QR Codes shown … HumaNex A1c System.

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PQRS #1 NQF #0059: Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor …

Nov 17, 2015 … Measure #1 (NQF 0059): Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control – National
Quality Strategy … 2016 PQRS OPTIONS FOR INDIVIDUAL MEASURES: … ICD-
10-CM diagnosis codes, CPT or HCPCS codes, and patient …

Preventive Services versus Diagnostic and/or … – Moda Health

Dec 16, 2015 … payment policy for covered medical and surgical services and supplies. Health
care … Diagnostic tests are considered under the Medical benefit category. They
are …. 83036 (Hemoglobin; glycosylated (A1C)) ….. Official ICD-10-CM
Guidelines for Coding and Reporting, §IV, G. ICD-9-CM 2016. Optum:.

Clinical Diagnostic Labs Policy – Medicare – UHCCommunityPlan.com

Mar 11, 2015 … 2016R7100A … inclusion of one of the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10CM diagnostic
codes being included on the claim accurately ….. A1c refers to the major
component of hemoglobin A1, usually determined by ion-exchange affinity.

2016 HEDIS®1 Measures – Healthcare … – Optima Health

Activity. ICD-9 Codes: …. Exclusion: Diagnosis of colorectal cancer or total
colectomy. Chlamydia …. HbA1c testing (most recent date and result from 2015).

Proposed Changes to Existing Measure for HEDIS®1 2015 … – NCQA

remove treatment targets for LDL-C for the primary or secondary prevention of …
verified monthly, the member may not have more than a 1-month gap in coverage
…. Use codes in the HbA1c Tests Value Set to identify the most recent HbA1c …

Core Set of Health Care Quality Measures for Adults … – Medicaid

ICD-9-CM is an official Health Insurance Portability and Accountability ….
Measure HPC-AD: Comprehensive Diabetes Care: Hemoglobin A1c Poor
Control …

Your 2016 Guide to Key HEDIS® Measures … – Keystone First

indicating the date the HbA1C test was performed and the result or finding.
HbA1C/HbA1C level. (Cat II). CPT: 83036, 83037. Diabetes ICD-10: E08.42, E09.
42, …

2014 PQRS Individual Measure Specifications – American College …

Dec 13, 2013 … Measure specifications for measures groups reporting are included in a separate
… Those who report satisfactorily for the 2014 program year may avoid the 2016
payment adjustment. … Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM)
diagnosis (10/01/2014- …. Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control.

HbA1c and LDL-C Screening – 2015 – Oregon.gov

Dec 11, 2015 … HbA1c Testing and LDL-Screening (two measures) … See HEDIS 2016 for
additional ICD-10CM diagnosis codes in the Diabetes Value Set.

A1C to Detect Diabetes in Healthy Adults – Diabetes Care

OBJECTIVE — To evaluate the optimal interval for rechecking A1C levels below
the diag- … Diabetes Care 33:2016–2017, 2010 … shift to A1C for diagnosis has
been pro- … Laboratory data included …. of hemoglobin A1c. Clin Biochem 2003;.

2015 PQRS – College of American Pathologists

Dec 2, 2014 … Requirements. 2015. 2013. 50% of patients for 3 measures. 2016. 2014. 50% of
patients … 3046F 8P: Hemoglobin A1c level was not performed during the … For
PQRS measures, use ICD-9 codes January 1-. September 30 …

2016 PREVENTIVE SCHEDULE – Statewide Benefits Office

Dec 15, 2015 … coverage, please call the Member Service number on the back of your ID card. …
your mammogram is positive, annual MRIs are diagnostic and will follow your
diagnostic benefits ….. Hemoglobin A1c or Fasting Glucose (FBS).

2016 Statewide Quality Reporting and Measurement System (SQRMS)

May 21, 2015 … with a diabetes ICD-9 code, and seen by ….. glycemic control with a hemoglobin
A1c < 7% to < 8% depending on individual patient factors.

integrating clinical laboratory measures and icd-9 code diagnoses in …

of the PheWAS ICD-9 diagnoses highly related to the clinical lab measures
associated with same … Pacific Symposium on Biocomputing 2016 … dioxide (
CO2), cholesterol, creatinine, free T3, free T4, glucose, hemoglobin A1C (Hb-
A1C), high.

Continuous or Intermittent Monitoring of Glucose in Interstitial Fluid …

Feb 1, 2015 … checks and a target hemoglobin A1c (HgA1c) in the range of 7%, …… The
following ICD-10 diagnosis codes will be effective October 1, 2016:.

Comprehensive diabetes care (CDC) – Health Plan of Nevada

Nov 2, 2015 … Note: The HEDIS 2016 Criteria for the Comprehensive Diabetes Care … 2016
HEDIS REFERENCE SHEET. Comprehensive Diabetes Care. Which members
are included in the sample? … Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) testing … members with
diabetes on these medications are identified through diagnosis.

NC BCCCP 2015-2016 Services Fee Schedule – Breast and …

Oct 9, 2015 … Diagnostic Digital Mammogram, Tomosynthesis(3D) Bilateral. 77062 … For the
Period 07/01/2015 through 06/30/2016. Follow-Up …. NC BCCCP covers only the
physician's fee. Any facility charges … Hemoglobin A1C. 83036.

2016 AlohaCare Advantage Plus Formulary (HMO SNP)

TREATMENT OF HYPERAMMONEMIA DUE TO N-ACETYLGLUTAMATE
SYNTHASE … MEDICAL RECORDS SUPPORTING COVERED USE,
DOCUMENTING ….. WITH INADEQUATE GLYCEMIC CONTROL, AND MOST
RECENT HGB A1C.

BCN Prior Authorization and Step Therapy Guidelines – BCBSM.com

January 2016 … Onmel: Coverage is provided for the treatment of onychomycosis
in …… If Hgb A1c < 9%: the member must experience treatment failure of or …

Provider News Issue 3 2015 – Providers – Amerigroup

Aug 15, 2015 … circumference, blood pressure, fasting glucose or hemoglobin A1C … ICD-10
documentation and diagnosis ….. April 1, 2015 – April 1, 2016, this authorization
will still be valid for claims filed using ICD-10 diagnosis codes.

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Medical Policy On Bariatric Surgery – UnitedHealthcareOnline.com

Bariatric Surgery: Medical Policy (Effective 01/01/2016). 1 … requirements and
the plan benefit coverage prior to use of this Medical Policy. ….. Laparoscopic
sleeve gastrectomy should not be reported with CPT code 43659. …… alanine
aminotransferase, hemoglobin A1c, fasting insulin, triglycerides, and high density
.

Learn more about how we choose specialists – Aetna

Mar 18, 2015 … … Network Designation. Measurement Methodology. 2016. Confidential and
proprietary to Aetna, Inc. …. Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c testing .

Proposed Changes to Existing Measure for HEDIS®1 2015 … – NCQA

to retire the LDL-C Screening, LDL-C Control (<100 mg/dL) and BP Control (<
140/80 mm Hg) indicators. The. Comprehensive … Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c)
testing. … verified monthly, the member may not have more than a 1-month gap in
coverage ….. codes (no restriction on the diagnosis or procedure code submitted)
.

Hepatitis C Testing Toolkit for Primary Care Providers – Georgia …

Overview of Hepatitis C Screening, Diagnosis, and Referral …. September 2013,
CMS initiated a National Coverage Analysis (NCA) …. Glucose or hemoglobin
A1c. – TSH ….. Appropriate CPT® and ICD-9 codes are required for each …. The
2014-2016 update for the Action Plan for the Prevention, Care, & Treatment of
Viral.

Spring 2014 – RCCB

2014 RCC Exam to Test Basic ICD-10. Knowledge . … requirements during 2014
will have their 2016 Medicare pay- … The CPT® five digit codes, nomenclature
and other data are …. Diabetes Mellitus: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control [Effective
Clinical Care]. 20 ….. to the “National Coverage Analysis (NCA) for Lung Cancer.

The United States of Diabetes: – UnitedHealth Group

Nov 5, 2010 … by Primary Source of Coverage and Payer . ….. 2016. 2017. 2018. 2019. 2020.
Percent of Adult Population. 8 …. administrative data, using diagnosis codes
reported by the states . …. the oral glucose tolerance test and hemoglobin A1c . (
See Appendix A … Screening and identifying people with prediabetes.

DLO Go Kit 2016 – Diagnostic Laboratory of Oklahoma

Oct 1, 2015 … DLO Go Kit 01/2016. Dear Customer: Diagnostic … Innovative/unique testing for
BRCA gene mutations, hereditary … 104 DLO transport vehicles cover 9,500
miles daily, …… ICD Codes (enter all that apply) … B = Has both diagnosis and
frequency-related coverage limitations. …. Hemoglobin A1c w/eAG. L.

The Point Newsletter Fall 2015 web final – Martin's Point

service prior to 10/1/15, only ICD-9 codes should be reported. …. Medicare/
Coding/ICD10/Downloads/2016- … www.cms.gov/Medicare/Coverage/ …
Additional reminders for breast cancer screening and hemoglobin A1C testing
will also.

BCN Provider News, May-June 2015 – BCBSM.com

Cross members will have on‑demand access to check their coverage, …. a
$3,000 check as part of our CPT II code incentive for ….. and exam reward forms
must be postmarked or faxed to BCN by. Jan. 12, 2016. … diagnosis is checked '
yes' (for example, blood sugar ….. Special blood tests including hemoglobin A1c
blood.

2016 ConnectiCare® SOLO Individual Plans

This guide includes information about ConnectiCare® SOLO 2016 Plans. You'll
… Get medical advice, a diagnosis and even a prescription, … ConnectiCare
SOLO Plans include vision coverage for adults and children. ….. must be
identified by the specific code(s). … Fasting plasma glucose or hemoglobin A1c,
age 18 and.

Provider News Issue 3 2015 – Providers – Amerigroup

Aug 15, 2015 … circumference, blood pressure, fasting glucose or hemoglobin A1C …
antipsychotic medication, had a diabetes screening test during … Located under
the Coverage and Benefits tab, this interactive list displays all service …
Diagnosis code assignment is based on provider documentation and the medical
 …

PHRM 3110 – Health and Welfare

Name the procedure codes used to bill Medicare for. MNT and for DSMT. 4.
Describe 3 of … coverage guidelines for MNT and DSMT telehealth. 5. …. A1c not
added as of 5-1-15^ … Change in medical condition, diagnosis and/or … Eligible
for next 2 hour follow-up in Jan., 2016 ….. Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor
Control.

integrating clinical laboratory measures and icd-9 code diagnoses in …

of the PheWAS ICD-9 diagnoses highly related to the clinical lab measures
associated with same … dioxide (CO2), cholesterol, creatinine, free T3, free T4,
glucose, hemoglobin A1C (Hb-A1C), high … Chips, with coverage of a total of
964,193 SNPs. … measure was transformed before association testing, is listed in
Table 1.

Winter 2015 Issue – Dean Health System

Routine Adult Eye Exam. Coverage in 2016 …. breast pump (HCPCS code
E0602) or a … No Cost Electric Breast Pump Coverage For 2016 … primary
diagnosis of diabetes will be eligible … hemoglobin A1c levels by 2.0 percent
versus.

Cardiovascular risk panels – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama

Dec 15, 2015 … provided the customer group contracts have such coverage. …. Genetiks Genetic
Diagnosis and Research Center Cardiovascular Risk Panel: … adiponectin,
ferritin, cortisol, cystatin C, hemoglobin A1c, glucose, insulin, ….. There are no
specific codes for cardiovascular risk testing by panels. … 01/01/2016).

New Hampshire Sample Member Benefit Agreement for Community …

CHO coverage will be renewed for the following calendar year. Your Premium
may change ….. Preventive exam), your symptoms, or a prior diagnosis or
treatment, the service or test … The Provider bills the care or service with the CPT
codes and diagnosis codes properly … plasma glucose, and hemoglobin A1c. •
Diet and …

Download module as PDF – STEPS Forward

End Date: June 2016 …. Prediabetes is a condition in which blood glucose or
hemoglobin A1C … DOWNLOAD ICD-9 and CPT codes for prediabetes and
diabetes screening … Are diabetes prevention programs covered by insurance?

Continuous Interstitial Glucose Monitoring (CGM … – Keystone First

Apr 23, 2013 … March 2016. Related … Coverage policy. Keystone First … mellitus (T1DM) who
has achieved glycosylated hemoglobin (A1C) levels below 7.0 percent … The
intent of their use is for occasional rather than ongoing testing. ….. The following
ICD-10 codes are informational until the ICD-10 compliance date.

Chapter 23: Equipment and Supplies

Chapter 23 – Equipment and Supplies – Revised 1/4/2016 … Depending on the
member's coverage (Medicare or Medicaid primary), rent …. The following codes
require a face-to-face encounter visit as defined above. …. Cough stimulating
devices: Documentation must include a diagnosis of neuromuscular disease and
the.

CHO Advance PPO ON & OFF-Marketplace.pdf – Maine.gov

Unless your coverage under the Plan from CHO terminates, when you pay your …
automatically terminate on December 31, 2016; however, if you continue to pay
….. Preventive exam), your symptoms, or a prior diagnosis or treatment, the … The
preventive diagnosis code should … plasma glucose, and hemoglobin A1c.



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